The table below looks at the statistics for Visual Studio skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Visual Studio over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Visual Studio
Rank 66 99 65
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -34
Permanent jobs citing Visual Studio 43 15 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.51% 1.04% 3.35%
As % of the Development Applications category 17.13% 5.47% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 39 15 58
Median salary £44,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.10% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £30,000 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £47,650
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Visual Studio
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Development Applications Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
251 274 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.51% 19.05% 18.06%
Number of salaries quoted 197 223 292
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £34,569 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Visual Studio
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing Visual Studio as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Visual Studio Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Visual Studio
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Cambridge region.

Visual Studio Salary Trend in Cambridge

Visual Studio
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Visual Studio across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Visual Studio Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Visual Studio
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Visual Studio also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Visual Studio.

1 52 (59.77%) XML
2 50 (57.47%) C#
3 46 (52.87%) Degree
4 40 (45.98%) SQL
5 38 (43.68%) HTML
6 37 (42.53%) C++
6 37 (42.53%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (41.38%) Software Engineering
7 36 (41.38%) Microsoft
8 33 (37.93%) Mathematics
9 32 (36.78%) SQL Server
10 31 (35.63%) Computer Science
11 30 (34.48%) .NET
12 28 (32.18%) Algorithms
12 28 (32.18%) SDLC
13 27 (31.03%) Unit Testing
14 23 (26.44%) Analytical Skills
14 23 (26.44%) JavaScript
15 22 (25.29%) ASP.NET
16 21 (24.14%) MVC
16 21 (24.14%) jQuery
17 20 (22.99%) PowerShell
18 19 (21.84%) Client/Server
18 19 (21.84%) Windows
18 19 (21.84%) Java
19 18 (20.69%) Perl
19 18 (20.69%) T-SQL
19 18 (20.69%) MFC
19 18 (20.69%) C
19 18 (20.69%) ITIL

Visual Studio
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (20.69%) IIS
2 12 (13.79%) CMS
3 5 (5.75%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (13.79%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.69%) DNS
1 18 (20.69%) HTTP
1 18 (20.69%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.30%) Internet
2 2 (2.30%) NFC
2 2 (2.30%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (36.78%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.79%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.75%) MySQL
3 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (4.60%) DB2
5 1 (1.15%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 18 (20.69%) Eclipse
2 12 (13.79%) Octopus Deploy
2 12 (13.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 12 (13.79%) TeamCity
3 7 (8.05%) NUnit
4 5 (5.75%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (4.60%) AQtime
5 4 (4.60%) dotTrace
6 2 (2.30%) MSBuild
6 2 (2.30%) MSTest
7 1 (1.15%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.15%) Subversion
General
1 3 (3.45%) Finance
2 2 (2.30%) Banking
2 2 (2.30%) Retail
3 1 (1.15%) Advertising
3 1 (1.15%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.15%) Automotive
3 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (35.63%) Developer
2 18 (20.69%) Computer Scientist
3 13 (14.94%) Web Developer
4 12 (13.79%) .NET Developer
4 12 (13.79%) C# Developer
4 12 (13.79%) Senior Developer
5 11 (12.64%) Analyst
5 11 (12.64%) Operations Analyst
5 11 (12.64%) Senior Web Developer
5 11 (12.64%) Web Analyst
5 11 (12.64%) WebOps Analyst
6 10 (11.49%) Senior Analyst
6 10 (11.49%) Senior Operations Analyst
6 10 (11.49%) Senior Web Analyst
6 10 (11.49%) Software Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) .NET Web Developer
7 7 (8.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) Windows Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (59.77%) XML
2 38 (43.68%) HTML
3 30 (34.48%) .NET
4 22 (25.29%) ASP.NET
5 21 (24.14%) jQuery
6 18 (20.69%) JDBC
6 18 (20.69%) JSP
6 18 (20.69%) MFC
6 18 (20.69%) SOAP
7 17 (19.54%) Web Services
8 16 (18.39%) .NET Framework
8 16 (18.39%) JSON
9 15 (17.24%) HTML5
10 14 (16.09%) J2EE
10 14 (16.09%) OpenGL
10 14 (16.09%) STL
11 13 (14.94%) Entity Framework
12 12 (13.79%) NHibernate
12 12 (13.79%) XML Schema
12 12 (13.79%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 33 (37.93%) Mathematics
2 31 (35.63%) Computer Science
3 28 (32.18%) Algorithms
4 23 (26.44%) Analytical Skills
5 19 (21.84%) Client/Server
6 18 (20.69%) Physics
7 6 (6.90%) Data Structures
8 3 (3.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.84%) Windows
2 18 (20.69%) Windows Server
3 5 (5.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.15%) Android
4 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (42.53%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (41.38%) Software Engineering
3 28 (32.18%) SDLC
4 27 (31.03%) Unit Testing
5 21 (24.14%) MVC
6 18 (20.69%) ITIL
6 18 (20.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 18 (20.69%) Web Operations
7 14 (16.09%) Open Source
8 13 (14.94%) Security Testing
8 13 (14.94%) Web Development
9 12 (13.79%) Content Management
10 11 (12.64%) DevOps
10 11 (12.64%) Scrum
11 8 (9.20%) Multithreading
11 8 (9.20%) Performance Testing
12 7 (8.05%) Software Architecture
13 6 (6.90%) API Design
13 6 (6.90%) Memory Management
13 6 (6.90%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 50 (57.47%) C#
2 40 (45.98%) SQL
3 37 (42.53%) C++
4 23 (26.44%) JavaScript
5 20 (22.99%) PowerShell
6 19 (21.84%) Java
7 18 (20.69%) C
7 18 (20.69%) Perl
7 18 (20.69%) Shell Script
7 18 (20.69%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.30%) XAML
Qualifications
1 46 (52.87%) Degree
2 18 (20.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) QA
2 2 (2.30%) ISO 8583
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 36 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 18 (20.69%) Riverbed
3 16 (18.39%) Oracle
4 5 (5.75%) F5
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